Head of the Harbor, New York

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Head of the Harbor, New York
Village of Head of the Harbor
c.1690 farmhouse on the East Farm Estate, currently used as a winery tasting room
c.1690 farmhouse on the East Farm Estate, currently used as a winery tasting room
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Head of the Harbor, New York is located in New York
Head of the Harbor, New York
Location within the state of New York
Coordinates: 40°53′54″N 73°9′44″W / 40.89833°N 73.16222°W / 40.89833; -73.16222Coordinates: 40°53′54″N 73°9′44″W / 40.89833°N 73.16222°W / 40.89833; -73.16222
CountryUnited States
StateNew York
CountySuffolk
TownSmithtown
Incorporated1928
Government
 • MayorDouglas A. Dahlgard
Area
 • Total3.04 sq mi (7.86 km2)
 • Land2.81 sq mi (7.27 km2)
 • Water0.23 sq mi (0.59 km2)
Elevation
121 ft (37 m)
Population
 • Total1,472
 • Estimate 
(2019)[4]
1,458
 • Density519.42/sq mi (200.53/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
FIPS code36-32963
GNIS feature ID0952475
Websitewww.villagehohny.org

Head of the Harbor is a village in Suffolk County, New York, United States, on the North Shore of Long Island. As of the 2010 census, the village population was 1,472.[5]

The Village of Head of the Harbor is part of the town of Smithtown, New York. It was incorporated in 1928.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 3.0 square miles (7.8 km2), of which 2.8 square miles (7.3 km2) is land and 0.2 square miles (0.52 km2), or 7.52%, is water.

To the north of the village lies Stony Brook Harbor.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1930244
19402554.5%
195033431.0%
196052456.9%
197094380.0%
19801,0238.5%
19901,35432.4%
20001,4476.9%
20101,4721.7%
2019 (est.)1,458[4]−1.0%
U.S. Decennial Census[6]

At the 2000 census, there were 1,447 people, 484 households, and 413 families in the village. The population density was 513.6 people per square mile (198.1/km2). There were 501 housing units at an average density of 177.8 per square mile (68.6/km2). The racial makup of the village was 95.02% White, 1.24% African American, 3.25% Asian, and 0.48% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.38% of the population.[3]

Of the 484 households 38.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 77.9% were married couples living together, 4.3% had a female householder with no spouse present, and 14.5% were non-families. 11.4% of households were one person and 3.5% were one person aged 65 or older. The average household size was 2.99 and the average family size was 3.23.[3]

The age distribution was 27.0% under the age of 18, 5.2% from 18 to 24, 25.0% from 25 to 44, 31.2% from 45 to 64, and 11.6% 65 or older. The median age was 41 years. For every 100 females, there were 102.4 males. For every 100 women age 18 and over, there were 101.9 men.[3]

The median household income was $117,450 and the median family income was $129,157. Males had a median income of $97,095 versus $50,481 for females. The per capita income for the village was $52,999. About 1.2% of families and 1.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including none of those under age 18 and 2.9% of those age 65 or over.[3]

Notable resident[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Village of Head of the Harbor". Suffolk County Village Officials Association. Archived from the original on May 26, 2003. Retrieved August 23, 2010.
  2. ^ "2019 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved July 27, 2020.
  3. ^ a b c d e "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  4. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". United States Census Bureau. May 24, 2020. Retrieved May 27, 2020.
  5. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Head of the Harbor village, New York". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Archived from the original on February 12, 2020. Retrieved December 20, 2012.
  6. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015.